Hiking Project Logo

Templeton Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.1 (15)

The hardest of the Palmer Park loops.


Your Rating:      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add to Favorites · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

3.8

Miles

6.1

KM

Loop

6,561' 2,000 m

High

6,399' 1,950 m

Low

488' 149 m

Up

489' 149 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

22%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Leashed

Description

This trail is loaded with rugged rock sections punctuated by sections of singletrack. Templeton runs the circumference of Yucca Flats. The west-northwest side of the trail is the most difficult, but there are technical sections throughout the trail.

Contacts

Shared By:

Brian Smith

Trail Ratings

  4.1 from 15 votes

#1

in Palmer Park

#6703

Overall
  4.1 from 15 votes
5 Star
33%
4 Star
40%
3 Star
27%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#1

in Palmer Park

#518

in Colorado

#6,703

Overall
26 Views Last Month
3,052 Since Aug 5, 2015
Intermediate/Difficult

0%
0%
31%
0%
62%
8%

Photos

The easy part of Templeton Trail in Palmer Park...
Apr 2, 2015 near Colorad…, CO
Cactus blooming everywhere.
Jun 24, 2019 near Colorad…, CO
Looking at Pikes Peak from the Palmer Point Trail near the horse stables.
Apr 2, 2015 near Colorad…, CO
Typical views from the Palmer Park Trail
Mar 28, 2015 near Colorad…, CO
Navigating through the sandstone bluffs.
Dec 18, 2015 near Cimarro…, CO
View of Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs!
Dec 18, 2015 near Colorad…, CO

0 Comments

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Update Conditions
All Clear 55 days ago See History
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

Jul 24, 2021
Chris Sal
May 30, 2020
Christina Mandrell
3.8mi — 1h 31m
May 6, 2020
Yuko M
3.8mi — 1h 00m
Feb 2, 2020
Jonathan Nicholas
Oct 4, 2019
Tracey Ziniel
Jul 7, 2019
jarred schwartz
really easy hike great view cr and i could finished faster just took our time and looked around 5mi — 2h 30m
Jun 24, 2019
Jenny Montague
Apr 18, 2018
Jeff G